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P. Berman, A. Kahng, D. Vidhani, H. Wang, and A. Zelikovsky, “Optimal phase conflict removal for layout of dark field alternating phase shifting masks,” IEEE Trans. Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems 19, 175–187 (2000).

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[Crossref]

P. Berman, A. Kahng, D. Vidhani, H. Wang, and A. Zelikovsky, “Optimal phase conflict removal for layout of dark field alternating phase shifting masks,” IEEE Trans. Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems 19, 175–187 (2000).

[Crossref]

C. Hung, B. Zhang, E. Guo, L. Pang, Y. Liu, K. Wang, and G. Dai, “Pushing the lithography limit: Applying inverse lithography technology (ILT) at the 65nm generation,” Proc. SPIE 6154, 61541M (2006).

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Y. Liu and A. Zakhor, “Binary and phase-shifting image design for optical lithography,” IEEE Trans. Semicond. Manuf. 5, 138–151 (1992).

[Crossref]

Y. Liu and A. Zakhor, “Optimal binary image design for optical lithography,” Proc. SPIE 1264, 410–412 (1990).

P. Berman, A. Kahng, D. Vidhani, H. Wang, and A. Zelikovsky, “Optimal phase conflict removal for layout of dark field alternating phase shifting masks,” IEEE Trans. Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems 19, 175–187 (2000).

[Crossref]

C. Hung, B. Zhang, E. Guo, L. Pang, Y. Liu, K. Wang, and G. Dai, “Pushing the lithography limit: Applying inverse lithography technology (ILT) at the 65nm generation,” Proc. SPIE 6154, 61541M (2006).

[Crossref]

P. Berman, A. Kahng, D. Vidhani, H. Wang, and A. Zelikovsky, “Optimal phase conflict removal for layout of dark field alternating phase shifting masks,” IEEE Trans. Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems 19, 175–187 (2000).

[Crossref]

A. Poonawala and P. Milanfar, “Mask design for optical microlithography — an inverse imaging problem,” IEEE Trans. Image Process. 16, 774–788 (2007).

[Crossref]
[PubMed]

S. Sherif, B. Saleh, and R. Leone, “Binary image synthesis using mixed linear integer programming,” IEEE Trans. Image Process. 4, 1252–1257 (1995).

[Crossref]
[PubMed]

Y. Liu and A. Zakhor, “Binary and phase-shifting image design for optical lithography,” IEEE Trans. Semicond. Manuf. 5, 138–151 (1992).

[Crossref]

A. Moniwa and T. Terasawa, “Heuristic method for phase-conflict minimization in automatic phase-shift mask design,” Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 34, 6584–6589 (1995).

[Crossref]

B. Saleh and S. Sayegh, “Reductions of errors of microphotographic reproductions by optical corrections of original masks,” Opt. Eng. 20, 781–784 (1981).

Y. Granik, “Solving inverse problems of optimal microlithography,” Proc. SPIE 5754, 506–526 (2004).

[Crossref]

D. S. Abrams and L. Pang, “Fast inverse lithography technology,” Proc. SPIE 6154, 534–542 (2006).

C. Hung, B. Zhang, E. Guo, L. Pang, Y. Liu, K. Wang, and G. Dai, “Pushing the lithography limit: Applying inverse lithography technology (ILT) at the 65nm generation,” Proc. SPIE 6154, 61541M (2006).

[Crossref]

L. Pang, Y. Liu, and D. Abrams, “Inverse lithography technology (ILT): What is the impact to the photomask industry?” Proc. SPIE 6283, 62830X (2006).

[Crossref]

A. Poonawala and P. Milanfar, “Prewarping techniques in imaging: Applications in nanotechnology and biotechnology,” Proc. SPIE 5674, 114–127 (2005).

[Crossref]

A. Poonawala and P. Milanfar, “OPC and PSM design using inverse lithography: A nonlinear optimization approach,” Proc. SPIE textbf 6154, 61543H (2006).

[Crossref]

C. A. Mack, “30 years of lithography simulation,” Proc. SPIE 5754, 1–12 (2004).

[Crossref]

F. Schellenberg, “Resolution enhancement technology: The past, the present, and extensions for the future,” Proc. SPIE 5377, 1–20 (2004).

[Crossref]

Y. Liu and A. Zakhor, “Optimal binary image design for optical lithography,” Proc. SPIE 1264, 410–412 (1990).

N. Cobb and A. Zakhor, “Fast sparse aerial image calculation for OPC,” Proc. SPIE 2621, 534–545 (1995).

[Crossref]

A. K.-K. Wong, Resolution enhancement techniques in optical lithography (SPIE Press, Bellingham, Washington, 2001).

[Crossref]

S. H. Chan, A. K. Wong, and E. Y. Lam, “Inverse synthesis of phase-shifting mask for optical lithography,” in “OSA Topical Meeting in Signal Recovery and Synthesis,” (2007), p. SMD3.

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J. W. Goodman, Statistical Optics (Wiley-Interscience, 1985).

J. W. Goodman, Introduction to Fourier Optics (Roberts and Company Publisher, Englewood, Colo, 2005), 3rd ed.

L. G. Shapiro and G. C. Stockman, Computer Vision (Prentice Hall, 2001).

D. Halliday, R. Resnick, and K. S. Krane, Physics, (John Wiley and Sons, New York, 2002), 2nd ed., Vol. 2.

S. H. Chan and E. Y. Lam, “Inverse image problem of designing phase shifting masks in optical lithography,” in “IEEE International Conference on Image Processing,” (2008).

P. E. Gill, W. Murray, and M. H. Wright, Practical optimization (Academic Press, London, 1986).

W. Rudin, Principles of Mathematical Analysis (McGraw-Hill, 1976).

M. Minoux, Mathematical programming theory and algorithms (John Wiley and Sons, Chichester, 1986).